Farewell Jordanhill

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The University of Strathclyde closed Jordanhill Campus in 2012. This board is a commemoration of the Campus, especially its Library where I worked for over 20 years.

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Jordanhill campus plans letter - the saga continues.

Dear Cala … Jordanhill responds to open letter as builder reveals David Stow plans - Glasgow West End Today

Opponents of a major housing development in Jordanhill have accused its backers of “breathtaking arrogance and contempt for local democracy”. The comments are levelled at those supporting the proposals in a letter penned by senior figures on Jordanhill Community Council (JCC). Response: the community council has replied to comments made in an open letter last week John Winfield and John Grierson were responding to an open letter written by Jim McIntyre, managing director of Cala Homes…

Final look around former Jordanhill teacher training college evokes past memories | Glasgow Times

Final look around former Jordanhill teacher training college evokes past memories

IT is a building steeped in history with happy memories of students celebrating their graduation and embarking on their teaching careers.

Advertisement for R. W. Forsyth Ltd, in The New Dominie(Jordanhill Training College student magazine), Spring 1961. (Archives reference: JCE/22/3/3)

The ‘Old College Tie’ . . . and blazer, scarf and badge

The ‘Old College Tie’ … and blazer, scarf and badgeCan you imagine going to lectures wearing a suit jacket and tie? Up until the 1960s, students did exactly that. The dress code was more formal than...

Taken from the grounds of Gartnavel Hospital April 2020

David Stow Building, Jordanhill

Taken from the grounds of Gartnavel Hospital April 2020

Video tour of what Jordanhill Park will look like when finished

Video tour shows what £100m Jordanhill development will look like when finished

The development will deliver more than 400 premium homes on the site of the former Jordanhill Campus

Urbex Lost Places ... Jordanhill

Massive Abandoned College Campus in Great Condition - Urbex Lost Places Scotland

This week's infiltration takes us inside the oldest building of a huge college campus, which closed just less than a decade ago. Security stay inside the struct...

Jordanhill’s organ donated to church in Bishopbriggs.

West End homes developer gifts electronic organ to church

An electronic organ that had been gathering dust in the landmark David Stow building in Jordanhill has been found a new home.

James Waugh Collection of Jazz Records, initially held at Jordanhill

From Civil Engineer to the “Nighthawk” of Radio Clyde

From Civil Engineer to the “Nighthawk” of Radio Clyde Duncan Birrell, Archive Assistant, takes a closer look at the James Waugh Collection of Jazz Records. James Waugh (1941-1995) was the immensely...

David Stow Building winter 2017/18 - empty for 5 years

Oblivion State Urban Exploration Community

Oblivion State -OS- Urban Exploration community / urbex / exploring.

Court of Session rejects bid to block homes plan at former Jordanhill College.

Residents fail to block Jordanhill campus plan but say fight reveals 'flawed system' - Glasgow West End Today

Court of Session rejects bid to block controversial homes plan on site of former Jordanhill College in the West End.

Housebuilder Cala Homes secures approval to build 412 homes in Jordanhill - but objectors still hope the courts can block plans.

Cala Homes welcomes Jordanhill campus plan approval as objectors vow to fight on - Glasgow West End Today

Developers have welcomed the go ahead for controversial development plans in the West End. Glasgow’s planning applications committee approved proposals for the former Jordanhill College campus site following a marathon session Tuesday. Marathon: campaigners had been turned away from the meeting because of lack of space Approval came despite a near year-long campaign by hundreds of people in the community – and more than 900 objections to the plans. Cala Homes now has permission it needs to…

Cala Homes (West) defends plans to build more than 400 homes at Jordanhill.

Dear Jordanhill: 'Our sympathetic scheme will build on legacy of landmark campus' - Glasgow West End Today

Cala Homes (West) issues an open letter in defence of its plans to build more than 400 homes on the site of the former Jordanhill College campus.

Jordanhill reprieve?

Jordanhill reprieve: 'Now we can present our case directly to the decision-makers' - Glasgow West End Today

Community leaders in Jordanhill have welcomed Glasgow City Council’s decision not to rubberstamp a controversial homes development.

Jordanhill calls for council talks

'Our Jordanhill plans would create almost 200 new jobs - and boost city's economy' - Glasgow West End Today

Cala Homes (West) says its plans for the former Jordanhill College campus would create 100 new construction jobs and nearly 100 further indirect jobs.

Public meeting is told that more than 500 objections have been raised to plans by Cala Homes (West)

Jordanhill objectors take court action in battle over college campus homes plan - Glasgow West End Today

A community council is taking Glasgow City Council to court in a battle over a controversial housing scheme. Jordanhill Community Council has lodged a petition for judicial review of a planning decision taken by the city council in January. The local council says the city was wrong to grant planning permission in principle for a major development of 348-364 residential homes and associated infrastructure on the Jordanhill Campus site. Support: another packed public meeting heard of the legal…